Lanthanum carbonate Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Lanthanum carbonate is also known as: Fosrenol

Lanthanum carbonate Pregnancy Warnings

Lanthanum carbonate has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have failed to reveal evidence of fetotoxicity. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. The manufacturer considers lanthanum carbonate use contraindicated in pregnancy.

Lanthanum carbonate Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of lanthanum carbonate into human milk. The manufacturer recommends that caution be used when administering lanthanum carbonate to nursing women.

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